Fighting for breath : living morally and dying of cancer in a Chinese village (Book, 2016) [WorldCat.org]
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Fighting for breath : living morally and dying of cancer in a Chinese village

Author: Anna Lora-Wainwright; University of Hawaii Press.
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
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Provides an ethnographic study of a bottom-up account of how rural families strive to make sense of cancer and care for sufferers. This book addresses crucial areas of concern such as health,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Lora-Wainwright; University of Hawaii Press.
ISBN: 9780824836825 0824836820 9780824867737 0824867734
OCLC Number: 968653123
Description: XV, [1], 323 s. : il. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Anna Lora-Wainwright.

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Fighting for Breath offers an intimate and compelling portrait of everyday suffering that Pierre Bourdieu calls 'petite misere'. . . . Overall, this ethnography contributes to the literature on China Read more...

 
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